Pharmacogenomics a driving force to personalized Medicine
- At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SAAB, Yolande (Lebanese American University, Lebanon)
- Co-author(s): Yolande B Saab:,Lebanese American University,Byblos,Lebanon
Pharmacogenomics is the science that uses patients’ genetic make up to help in predicting patients’ drug response, increasing drug effectiveness, and preventing medicines toxic effects. FDA and EMEA among others have recently approved pharmacogenetic testing and required the update of certain drug labels accordingly. However, several challenges.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.